Your Smartphone was Probably Sharing Your Friends’ Facebook Data Behind Your Back…

Mark Zuckerberg

Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook promised its users they would have full control over their data, noting that it cut off third-party access to detailed friend information back in 2015. But according to a New York Times story (paywall), Facebook hasn’t been counting mobile devices as third parties, leaving companies like Blackberry, Samsung, and…

via Your smartphone was probably sharing your friends’ Facebook data behind your back — Quartz

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